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PepsiCo releases Q1 report

Purchase-based PepsiCo highlights organic revenue growth of 4.4 percent and core earnings per share of 83 cents in its first-quarter report.

SBA district chief looks to smooth the road to funding

Beth Goldberg, the new director of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s New York district office, has a background in economic development and social work.

Connecticut sees jobs gain; unemployment rate unchanged

The state Labor Department reports an increase of 4,000 nonfarm jobs in March, while the unemployment rate remains at 6.4 percent.

Campaign donor loophole for New York LLCs survives

The state Board of Elections deadlocks on a decision to rescind an opinion that effectively allows corporations to circumvent political contribution limits.

Redevelopment plans taking shape for former Remington site

Preliminary plans are revealed for development of a former Remington Arms property in Bridgeport and Stratford.

Westchester fathers to be honored at diabetes awareness event

The American Diabetes Association and Westchester Father’s Day Council have announced their 2015 Father of the Year honorees.

The Westchester Bank names Fernandes branch manager

Paul Fernandes is appointed vice president and branch manager of of The Westchester Bank's White Plains branch on Mamaroneck Avenue.

Fashion show for St. Vincent’s raises $75,000

A fashion show raises $75,000 to help medically underserved and underinsured women.

New York job count, unemployment rate hit benchmarks

The state Labor Department says the jobless rate hit its lowest mark in March since August 2008 and the private sector job count is at an all-time high.

Peekskill museum marks anniversary of Lincoln’s death

Peekskill was the only town in Westchester County visited by Lincoln’s funeral train 150 years ago.

Bridgewater Associates wants to overhaul its Westport campus

The hedge fund has proposed building an underground parking garage and other upgrades at its Westport campus.

Chris Murphy, Jodi Rell to speak at WCSU commencements

Former Connecticut Gov. M. Jodi Rell and U.S. Sen. Christopher Murphy will speak at Western Connecticut State University’s May commencement ceremonies.

Quinnipiac poll shows Clinton losing ground in swing states

A recent poll shows presidential candidate Hillary Clinton losing to potential Republican contenders in key swing states.